Advanced Standing Post Diploma Format (36 Credits)

Students who have a qualifying Diploma are required to complete 36 credits of specified courses. Students should consult the Engineering Department for detailed course advising.

Advanced Standing Post Degree Format (42 Credits)

Students who have a qualifying Bachelor’s Degree are required to complete the following course loading. Students must take all 12 courses (36 credits) as stated in the Academic Calendar. Alternate credits will be required for students who may have completed any of the required credits as part of their previous Bachelor degree.

Transfer Credit:

CBU has an agreement with many colleges which results in transfer credit being given to specified Engineering Technology Diploma graduates. Prospective students are encouraged to contact their college for information on the agreement with CBU or contact CBU directly. Where no agreement exists, individual consideration will be given to possible transfer credits. In any case, however, residency requirements must still be met.


Selection of all electives must be done through consultation with a faculty advisor from the program.

Graduation requirement:

In the three year program, all courses in the program (or approved equivalent) must be completed to be eligible for graduation. Graduation with a co-op designation requires successful completion of a minimum of two co-op work terms.

Please refer to the Academic Calendar for specific program requirements under BET (Petroleum) under Bachelor of Engineering Technology under School of Science and Technology.